Lerato Chiyangwa

Lerato Chiyangwa

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NafunaTV Founder Nqobizitha Mlilo Talks About How The Zimbabwean Media Startup Is Making Waves Online

If you took a look at African media, specifically TV, you'd definitely see that the quality of homegrown TV is often quite lacking. This goes without say for the national channel in my home country, Zimbabwe. In my quest to share the experiences of creatives making a name for themselves

Olatorera Oniru's DressMeOutlet.com Is One Of Afrika's Fastest Growing Online Fashion Retailers

Olatorera Oniru is the founder of Dressmeoutlet.com, an online retailer of fashion, beauty, and home goods. Olatorera is super passionate about all things Africa, never forgetting to learn, dive and gallop through her life with a vision to witness the continent develop to its full potential. Dressmeoutlet.com is

Meet Jeremy Riro, A Young Entrepreneur Crafting Sustainable Solutions For Businesses Across Afrika

Jeremy Riro is a strategy consultant and investment analyst, whose firm Fie-Consult, is supporting entrepreneurs to create sustainable solutions and overcome the various challenges they face across Sub-Saharan Africa. Based in Nairobi, Kenya, Fie-Consult was founded in 2014 to support Micro-, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) and help them grow

Meet Jean-Claude Bastos de Morais, Whose Foundation Is Empowering Innovation By Afrikans For Afrika

Jean-Claude Bastos de Morais is the Founder and Innovation Influencer at the African Innovation Foundation, whose stated purpose is to increase the prosperity of Africans by catalyzing the spirit of innovation. Jean-Claude is of Swiss-Angolan heritage, having been born and raised in Fribourg, Switzerland. His affinity for entrepreneurship saw him

Meet Chinedu Onyeaso, Co-founder of Jara, The App Offering Nigerians Rewards Every Time They Pay Their Bills

Chinedu Onyeaso is the co-founder and Chief Operations Officer of Jara Mobile, a tech startup in Lagos that rewards Nigerian consumers with discount vouchers when they buy airtime. These rewards include discounts on food, movie tickets, shopping, taxi rides and entertainment. This is Jara's proposition to consumers: you pay your

Meet Victor Mutua, Whose Apps Are Teaching Kenya's Youth The Basics Of Financial Literacy

Let me tell you about Victor Mutunga Mutua, an exuberant 23-year-old Afrikan technopreneur based in Nairobi, Kenya. He is an ex-Googler, currently working on a number of projects, driven in part by his desire to solve problems using data, collaboration and rigorous, structured thinking. Data from the African Development Bank

Meet Takunda Chingonzoh, Whose Belief In Collaborative Brilliance Is The Force Behind Zimbabwe's TechVillage

In my journey to find out more about African startups, I have met several interesting people. One of them is Takunda Chingonzoh, the Founder of TechVillage, a collaborative working space for early stage entrepreneurs based in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe. Takunda loves solving problems. He is a firm believer in collaborative brilliance,